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Health Career Scholarships

THE DANE G. HANSEN FOUNDATION ANNOUNCED THAT HEALTH CAREER SCHOLARSHIPS WOULD BE MADE AVAILABLE IN 2012. TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR THIS SCHOLARSHIP, THE APPLICANT MUST HAVE COMPLETED THE PRE-REQUISITE CLASSES AND BEEN ACCEPTED INTO THEIR CHOSEN MEDICAL FIELD. EACH SCHOLARSHIP CARRIES A THREE THOUSAND DOLLAR ANNUAL GRANT, THAT ARE RENEWABLE, YEAR-BY-YEAR, IF SATISFACTORY PROGRESS IS MADE TOWARD COMPLETION OF PROFESSIONAL TRAINING. RECIPIENTS OF THE SCHOLARSHIP MUST AGREE TO RETURN TO THE PHILLIPS COUNTY HOSPITAL TO SERVE IN THEIR PROFESSIONAL CAPACITIES FOR AT LEAST ONE YEAR FOR EACH YEAR THE SCHOLARSHIP IS AWARDED. IF THERE ARE NO OPENINGS IN THE PHILLIPS COUNTY HOSPITAL, RECIPIENTS SHALL OFFER THEIR SERVICE TO THE NORTON COUNTY HOSPITAL. IF NEITHER HAS AN OPENING, THE APPLICANT MUST FIND WORK IN THEIR CHOSEN FIELD IN THE STATE OF KANSAS. THE SCHOLARSHIPS ARE ADMINISTERED BY THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF THE PHILLIPS COUNTY HOSPITAL, WHICH IS MANAGED BY GREAT PLAINS HEALTH ALLIANCE. AFTER RECEIVING THE APPLICATIONS, AN INTERVIEW WILL BE SET UP WITH THE HOSPITAL BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF PHILLIPSBURG. APPLICANTS SHOULD WRITE FOR INFORMATION TO HEALTH SCHOLARSHIPS ATTENTION HUMAN RESOURCES, PHILLIPS COUNTY HOSPITAL, P.O. BOX 607 PHILLIPSBURG 67661. THE DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS TOMORROW.